Charlie Sheen’s wife Brooke Mueller claimed that the actor choked her, leading to his arrest on felony domestic abuse charges, RadarOnline.com has learned exclusively.
Meanwhile the Two and a Half Men actor was released from Pitkin County Jail on Friday evening, RadarOnline.com is first to report. He posted an $8,500 bond.
RadarOnline.com broke the news of Sheen’s arrest and now we’ve learned that Mueller claimed Charlie choked her. The Aspen police department responded to a 911 call regarding the situation at 8:34 am Friday.
The couple had been arguing heatedly but police did not believe there was any doubt about who turned violent and that’s why only Sheen was arrested.
Sheen and Mueller’s marriage has been troubled for a while now, a source close to Mueller tells RadarOnline.com and Mueller was in Aspen without her husband. Sheen flew to Aspen to spend the holiday with his wife but things took a nasty turn.
Sheen was charged with two felonies — second degree assault and menacing. He also was charged with criminal mischief, a misdemeanor.
An ambulance was called to the scene but Mueller refused treatment.